Viya, the live performance band which frequently takes to the stage in clubs across Taksim / İstanbul and a lot of festivals in Turkey. Viya means' body surfing' in the Laz language. Formed in june 2008 with Zeynep Türkmen on Violin; Özgür Çakır on Guitar and Sound effects; Barış Demirel on Bass Guitars, melodicas, vocals; Aydın Türkoğlu on Drums .The group is best known for its keenness for improvisation and utilizations with folk, jazz, rock sounds. They just work on their job in a narrow music market about their genre. Their genre doesn't solely comprise eastern culture. Also they use tunes from northern europe and usually use measures 9-8 and psychedelic components. Sometimes the band makes surprise with adding their brothers on different instruments for the live shows. Viya the band which moves with fellowship of Oppa Tzupa Zound Zystem. So they are proceeding with their brothers. Now, they are working on materials for their first album (planning for september 2010).